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  • Alison Pearce
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    Posted August 12, 2020

    August 27, 2020: Cicada Safari: An Exploration of a Periodical Wonder with the Audubon Naturalist Society

    Join entomologist and renown “Bug Guy” Mike Raupp for a virtual talk hosted by the Audubon Naturalist Society as part of their Naturalist Hour series. Did you know that Brood X is coming? That’s not a Sci-Fi movie or the generation after the Millenials. It’s the emergence of periodic cicadas expected next year. Learn about…

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  • Alison Pearce
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    August 18, 2020: Perceptions of Sharks: Is the “Man-Eating” Fear Justified? with the Audubon Naturalist Society

    Join Symone Johnson Barkley of the National Aquarium in a virtual talk hosted by the Audubon Naturalist Society as part of their Naturalist Hour series. Sharks have long been portrayed in media as “man-eating machines” but are they worthy of that bad reputation? Sharks actually need more protection from humans than we need from them….

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  • Alison Pearce
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    August 20, 2020: Seasons of Change: From Black Birders Week to Fall Migration with the Audubon Naturalist Society

    Join Tykee James of the National Audubon Society and one of the founders of Black Birders Week for a virtual talk hosted by the Audubon Naturalist Society as part of their Naturalist Hour series. Tykee will discuss advancing environmental progress through anti-racism and dismantling white supremacy, as well as what he’s doing to get ready…

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  • Alison Pearce
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    August 17, 2020: Getting to Know and Love Ferns with the Audubon Naturalist Society

    Join Virginia Master Naturalist Kit Sheffield in a virtual talk hosted by the Audubon Naturalist Society as part of their Naturalist Hour series. Learn what makes ferns and fern allies different from other organisms, including their unique cycles of growth and reproduction. Get tips on the key features that will help you to identify different fern…

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  • Alison Pearce
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    August 13, 2020: Six-Legged Songsters of Summer with the Audubon Naturalist Society

    Join entomologist Cathy Stragar for a virtual talk hosted by the Audubon Naturalist Society as part of their Naturalist Hour series. Cricket song is the soundtrack of late summer evenings. Learn how to distinguish the calls of eight different species and how to become a community scientist tracking these fascinating insects during the upcoming Cricket…

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    Posted August 11, 2020

    Fall 2020 Online Coffee/Lunch Roundtables-Request for Info!

    River Network is pleased to continue our popular one hour coffee/lunch roundtables into the fall but we need your help! Let us know what topics you would like to see included in this next round by completing this one question survey! Survey can be found here: https://forms.gle/MrhawMPDT7eaEqZa8   Thank you!

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  • MHudick
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    Posted August 11, 2020

    Administrative Professional- Tri-County/City Soil & Water Conservation District

    Title: Administrative Professional Agency: Tri-County/City Soil & Water Conservation District Location: Fredericksburg, Virginia Responsible for providing administrative support to the District Manager, as well as other staff and the Board of Directors, and for managing bookkeeping and accounting functions accurately. Duties require thorough knowledge of standard office skills, procedures, equipment, secretarial techniques, business English, spelling,…

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  • CarolHarris
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    August 15, 2020: HiveLive: Live from the Beehive! Online Event

    On #NationalHoneybeeDay, hang with the bees for Sustainability Matters very first #HiveLive! Join everyone’s favorite schoolteachers, Amy & Jennifer, to meet the bees of Seven Bends State Park. Go inside the hives maintained by Shenandoah County Beekeepers. Meet the queen and get to know her social structure. There’ll be time for Q & A, and the event…

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  • NaturalHistorySocietyofMaryland
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    August 20, 2020: Natural History Society of Maryland: The Science of Poop

    In science, poop is called scat. The study of poop is called scatology. Looking at scat gives scientists a lot of information about animal populations, health, and the health of the environment. Join environmental educator, Bronwyn Strong in an online interactive workshop designed to give kids ages 6-13 the scoop on poop. During the workshop,…

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  • CarolHarris
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    September 5, 2020: Grapes & Graze: A Virtual Wine Tasting (with Sheep!) Online Event

    A fundraiser for Sustainability Matters, hosted by Star in the Valley. Real wine. Real sheep. And for extra crunch, real Route 11 Potato Chips, paired with the wine! Support Sustainability Matters and celebrate Labor Day weekend from the comfort of your own home, at a virtual wine tasting. Join us via Zoom, with wine & chips…

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